ST. PETERSBURG, Florida, May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ITC Global, Inc. ("ITC Global" or the "Company"), a leading global provider of enterprise grade satellite communications to mining, energy and maritime businesses, announced today the appointment of Jean-Michel Rouylou as Executive Vice President of Maritime.
Mr. Rouylou has 25 years of experience in providing telecommunication services to clients, and has been involved in all stages of telecommunication services, including installation and network architecture. In his most recent positions, Mr. Rouylou was in charge of Schlumberger Limited's VSAT services, participating in the acquisition and integration of Data Marine System into the Schlumberger group and was a Managing Director of Monaco Telecom International, where he was responsible for the international strategy and operations for the company. He has experience working across the globe, having worked in Dubai, Singapore, Lagos, Houston, Aberdeen, Paris and Monaco. Mr. Rouylou is a Mechanical Engineer from Ecole Nationale Superieur des Arts et Metiers in Paris.
"Jean-Michel is already a valued member of the ITC Global team," said Joseph Spytek, co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of ITC Global. "His lengthy experience in the VSAT industry as well as his deep relationships across the globe and specifically in the Maritime sector, in combination with ITC Global's strong and growing presence in the Maritime industry, will continue to position our company as a market leader for Maritime communications. We are pleased to have him working with our trusted partner, Radio Holland, to drive increase growth."
ITC Global, headquartered in St. Petersburg, Florida, is a portfolio company of Riverside Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm. Steven F. Kaplan, General Partner at Riverside Partners, said, "We are thrilled to have Jean-Michel join ITC Global to lead our Maritime business. ITC Global is continuing to grow rapidly across all of its verticals, and Maritime will continue on its strong growth pattern with Jean-Michel at the helm. His excellent capabilities in the VSAT industry will be well received by our customers and partners."
About ITC Global
ITC Global is one of an elite group of companies that is able to deliver enterprise grade satellite communications on a global basis, with facilities across Americas, Europe, Asia and Australia, and trained engineering and technical staff in key strategic locations. ITC Global provides satellite communications systems and ongoing support to some of the world's largest and most successful mining, oil and gas, and maritime companies in some of the most difficult and remote locations. For more information, please visit www.itcglobal.com
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